The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank - 76 74
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category - 3.03% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £248
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +34.78%
Spreadsheet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
161 99 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.11% 10.25% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 51 93
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 13
Median hourly rate £12.39 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.56% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.00 £15.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £20.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the North East